The municipal council of Smolensk approved the changes in the general plan of the city concerning development of industrial park
24.04.2015 The municipal council of Smolensk approved the changes in the general plan of the city concerning development of industrial park
The 71st session of municipal council of Smolensk held on Friday, April 24, there was on the agenda the introduction of modifications into the master plan of Smolensk, concerning a site in the northern part of the city. Eighteen deputies voted for the creation of the industrial park in Kutuzov street(near the hypermarket «Metro»), one deputy abstained, no one voted against.
The plot of land is in regional proprietorship. About 10 years ago it was rented by the private company for building of the residential estate. The local plan hasn’t been realized since that time, besides, the company didn’t pay more than 100 million rubles for the rent. As a result the lease contract is repudiated. It is planned to develop the industrial park «Phoenix» on 54,9 ha in this area. The question according the transfer of land to develop the industrial park was discussed at public hearings earlier.
The engineering infrastructure on a place of creation of the park demands reconstruction and expansion of capacities. Is planned to carry out this task in 2015-2017, work on industrial infrastructure will be conducted in 2017-2019.
Development of industrial park «Phoenix» will require the sum about 3,4 billion rubles. The program of reimbursement for expenses of Federation members on creation of industrial parks is started in 2015 in the Russian Federation. It is planned that co-financing of the project «Phoenix» will be distributed in the following proportions: 95% - from the federal budget, 5% - from the regional.
The industrial park is a specially organized territory for placement of new manufactures provided with energy supplies, infrastructure, necessary administrative and legal conditions, managed by a specialized company.
The Smolensk region, thanks to the border situation, proximity to the large transport corridors, high power security and other advantages, is a prospective site for creation of industrial parks. In particular, the park «Phoenix» is located in 4 kilometers from the route M1 «Moscow-Belarus».
It is to be recalled that work on development of the state industrial park «Safonovo» is also conducted in the region. On April 17, 2015 Corporation of investment development of Smolensk region was admitted to Association of industrial parks of Russia